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New York State Natural History

The LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden digitized a select group of books and journals from the Library’s holdings that relate mostly to the natural history and landscape development of New York City and State. Featured in this collection are works on the flowering and non-flowering plant life of many towns and counties of New York State and early and rare guides to street trees, parks and the developed landscape and roadways of New York City’s boroughs. Several journals and reports are from institutions such as the Staten Island Association of Arts and Sciences, the Horticultural Society of Staten Island, the Bronx River Parkway Commission, the Brooklyn Parks Commission, and Olmsted Vaux & Company. Digitization for this project was made possible by a generous grant from the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO).

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brooklyn (new york, n.y.). dept. of parks
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brooklyn (new york, n.y.). park commissioners
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emmons, ebenezer, 1799-1863
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peck, charles h. (charles horton), 1833-1917
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Topics: Agriculture, Agriculture
Source: folio
New York State Natural History
by Bolton, Robert, 1814-1877; Bolton, Cornelius Winter, 1819-1906; Willis, Oliver R. (Oliver Rivington), 1815-1902
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Report of the flora of Westchester county, By Oliver R. Willis: v. 1, p. 771-825
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Bolton, Robert, 1814-1877; Bolton, Cornelius Winter, 1819-1906; Willis, Oliver R. (Oliver Rivington), 1815-1902
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Report of the flora of Westchester county, By Oliver R. Willis: v. 1, p. 771-825
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Peck, Charles H. (Charles Horton), 1833-1917
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Topic: Fungi
New York State Natural History
by Dow, Charles Mason, 1854-1920
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"List of bibliographies": v. 1, p. 11-13
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Green, Jacob, 1790-1841. Address on the botany of the United States; Green, Jacob, 1790-1841. Catalogue of plants indigenous to the state of New York; Gray, Asa, 1810-1888. Notice of some new, rare, or otherwise interesting plants from the northern and western portions of the state of New York; Torrey, John, 1796-1873. Report of Dr. Torrey on the Botanical Department of the Survey (Catalogue of plants); Lee, Charles A. (Charles Alfred), 1801-1872. Catalogue of the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, growing in the state of New York; Torrey, John, 1796-1873. Catalogue of plants of the state of New York of which specimens are preserved in the Cabinet at Albany (1849); Torrey, John, 1796-1873. Catalogue of the Cabinet of Natural History of the state of New York (Botany, 1853); Peck, Charles H. (Charles Horton), 1833-1917. Catalog of mosses presented to the state of New-York; Clinton, George W. (George William), 1807-1885. Facts and observations touching the flora of the state of New York (1865, 1866); Peck, Charles H. (Charles Horton), 1833-1917. List of mosses of the state of New York; Lord, Henry B. List of plants for State Herbarium collected by Henry B. Lord in the vicinity of Ludlowville, Tompkins County, 1865; Peck, Charles H. (Charles Horton), 1833-1917. Facts and observations touching the flora of the state of New York (1867); Peck, Charles H. (Charles Horton), 1833-1917. Contributions to the botany of the state of New York
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Britton's Bibliography, 1890
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Dow, Charles Mason, 1854-1920
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"List of bibliographies": v. 1, p. 11-13
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by New York State Agricultural Experiment Station; Hedrick, U. P; Tapley, William Thorpe, 1893-
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At head of title, vol.1, pt.1- State of New York--Education Department
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Topics: Vegetables, Agriculture
New York State Natural History
by Burnham, Stewart H. (Stewart Henry), 1870-1943; Latham, Roy A
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Topics: Plants, Plants
New York State Natural History
by Rusby, Henry Hurd, 1855-1940
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Reprinted from the Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden, no. 41
Topic: New York Botanical Garden. Economic Museum
Hale, Matthew
Topics: Agriculture, Soils, Fruit-culture
New York State Natural History
by New York (State). Dept. of Farms and Markets; New York (State). Dept. of Farms and Markets. Division of Agriculture
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Topic: Agriculture
New York State Natural History
by New York (N.Y.). Commission on Building Districts and Restrictions; New York (N.Y.). Board of Estimate and Apportionment
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Murrill, Dr. W. A
Topics: Building, City planning
New York State Natural History
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Goldring, Winifred
Topics: Paleontology, Paleontology, Animals, Paleobotany, Paleobotany
New York State Natural History
by Illick, Joseph S. (Joseph Simon), 1884-1967
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"Presented to the schools of New York by the Charles Lathrop Pack Forestry Trust."
Topics: Trees, Trees
New York State Natural History
by House, Homer D. (Homer Doliver), 1878-1949; Alexander, William, 1927-
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Adams, Charles Christopher
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
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New York State Natural History
by Nash, George V. (George Valentine), 1864-1921; New York Botanical Garden
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Topic: Woody plants
New York State Natural History
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Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by House, Homer D. (Homer Doliver), 1878-1949
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Topics: Botany, Plants
New York State Natural History
by Roberts, Edith Adelaide, b. 1881; Shaw, Margaret Fenton, 1891-
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Britton, N. L
Topics: Plants, Plant ecology
Hale, Matthew
Topics: Agriculture, Soils, Fruit-culture
Issued also under title: Guide to the free scientific institutions of New York city
Topics: American Museum of Natural History, New York Aquarium, New York Botanical Garden, Brooklyn Museum,...
Hale, Matthew
Topics: Agriculture, Soils, Fruit-culture
New York State Natural History
by Paine, John A. (John Alsop), 1840-1912
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GENEVA BOTANICAL GARDEN Purchase 1923
Topic: Plants
Britton's Bibliography, 1890
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Board of Commissioners of Prospect Park; Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Park Commissioners
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"Reprinted by order of the Board, with such acts of the legislature in their amended form, as relate to the Brooklyn parks, and their management."
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
by Jelliffe, Smith Ely, 1866-1945; Hulst, George Duryee, 1846-1900
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Britton, Nathaniel Lord
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
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Reprinted from the Bulletin of the New York botanical garden, no. 38
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Park Commissioners
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Shelved with; Annual report of the Commissioners of Prospect Park -- Annual report of the Board of Commissioners of Prospect Park -- Annual report of the Department of Parks (Brooklyn (N.Y.). Dept. of Parks)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
by Peck, Charles H. (Charles Horton), 1833-1917
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Britton's Bibliography, 1890
Topics: Plants, Fungi
New York State Natural History
by Fulling, Edmund H. (Edmund Henry), 1903-
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Pratt, Martha S. (Mrs. Addison S.)
Topics: New York Botanical Garden. Pinetum, Pinaceae
Hale, Matthew
Topics: Agriculture, Soils, Fruit-culture
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Parks
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Description based on: 27th (1887)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
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K. K. Mackenzie Collection
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Britton, Nathaniel Lord, 1859-1934
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New York State Natural History
by Beckwith, Florence; Macauley, Mary E; Baxter, Milton S; Boughton, Fred S. Hymenomyceteae of Rochester and vicinity
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Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Board of Commissioners of Prospect Park
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Shelved with: Annual report of the Brooklyn Park Commissioners
Britton's Bibliography, 1890
Topic: Plants
Britton's Bibliography, 1890
Topics: Plants, Plants
New York State Natural History
by Reed, Chester A. (Chester Albert), 1876-1912
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Topic: Wild flowers
New York State Natural History
by Ferguson, William Cashman, 1861-1930
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Bicknell, Eugene Pintard
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Cook, Harry Tecumseh, 1873-; Kaplan, Nathan Julius, 1887-
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Britton's Bibliography, 1890
Topic: Plants
Cover title
Topics: New York Botanical Garden, New York Botanical Garden, Articles of incorporation, By-laws
New York State Natural History
by New York Botanical Garden; Taylor, Norman, 1883-1967; Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission (N.Y.)
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At head of title: Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission
Topic: Trees
New York State Natural History
by Paine, John A. (John Alsop), 1840-1912
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Underwood, Lucien Marcus
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by Vail, A. M. (Anna Murray), b. 1863
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Reprinted from Bull. Torr. Bot. Club, 22, p. 374-378
Topic: Plants
New York State Natural History
by New York State College of Forestry at Syracuse University
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Topic: Historic trees
New York State Natural History
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Reprinted from: Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden, no. 24, 1916
Topic: Woody plants
New York State Natural History
by Peck, Charles H. (Charles Horton), 1833-1917; Lord, Henry B. List of plants for State Herbarium, collected by Henry B. Lord, in the vicinity of Ludlowville, Tompkins County, 1865
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Topics: Plants, Plants
New York State Natural History
by Fox, William F. (William Freeman), 1840-1909
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At head of title: State of New York. Forest, Fish and Game Commission
Topics: Tree planting, Trees in cities
New York State Natural History
by Britton, Elizabeth G. (Elizabeth Gertrude), 1858-1934
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New York State Natural History
by Horticultural Society of Staten Island
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Topics: Horticulture, Gardening
New York State Natural History
by MacAdam, George; Bronx Board of Trade
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Compiled by George MacAdam
Topic: Urban parks
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Park Commissioners
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Shelved with; Annual report of the Commissioners of Prospect Park -- Annual report of the Board of Commissioners of Prospect Park -- Annual report of the Department of Parks (Brooklyn (N.Y.). Dept. of Parks)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
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Topic: Real property
New York State Natural History
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Topic: Trees
New York State Natural History
by Vriese, W. H. de (Willem Hendrik de), 1806-1862; Vriese, W. H. de (Willem Hendrik), 1806-1862. Protrepticus ad commilitones
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Pritzel (2nd ed.)
Topics: Universiteit van Amsterdam, Botany
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Parks
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Description based on: 27th (1887)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
by Levison, J. J. (Jacob Joshua), 1881-
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Topics: Trees in cities, Tree planting
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Parks
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Description based on: 27th (1887)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
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Topic: Staten Island Association of Arts and Sciences
New York State Natural History
by Wiegand, K. M. (Karl McKay), 1873-1942; Eames, Arthur Johnson, 1881-
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Horticultural Society of New York gift, June 2006
Topic: Plants
Topic: City planning
New York State Natural History
by New York Botanical Garden
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Topic: New York Botanical Garden
New York State Natural History
by Hitchcock, A. S. (Albert Spear), 1865-1935
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Topics: Trees, Trees in winter, Shrubs, Plants in winter
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Parks
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Description based on: 27th (1887)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
by Grout, A. J. (Abel Joel), 1867-1947
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New York State Natural History
by New York (State). Dept. of Agriculture
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Topics: Gardening, Vegetables
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Parks
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Description based on: 27th (1887)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works
New York State Natural History
by Pennell, Francis W. (Francis Whittier), 1886-1952; New York Botanical Garden
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Hale, Matthew
Topics: Agriculture, Soils, Fruit-culture
New York State Natural History
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Parks
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Description based on: 27th (1887)
Topics: Urban parks, Public works